Lonely Planet Writer

Love Food Festival serves up a feast in Abu Dhabi

From 18-20 February, Al Ain’s Al Jahili Park and Mushrif Central Park will be home to Abu Dhabi’s inaugural Love Food Festival.

Abu Dhabi skyscrapers.
Abu Dhabi skyscrapers. Image by MrT HK / CC BY 2.0

The event will showcase street-food cuisine from an array of local and international food trucks, as well as offering foodie workshops and demos by celebrity chefs. Philip Lowery, organiser and the director of Food Markets Events said, ‘Love Food Festival is all about the passion and enjoyment of great food from around the world’, and goes on to add ‘The food-truck phenomenon has been hot for a while around the world but is still pretty new in the UAE’. Tickets to the event cost DH30 online at lovefoodfestival.ae, or DH40 at the entrance. Read more: tehnational.ae